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author Olivier Dambrine - November 9, 2019

A question we get asked quite often is: do you have a point-in-time database and do you allow backtesting? The short answer is, no. We don't support this functionality, and there's very good reasons why.

First of all, backtesting is complicated and requires a very high quality point-in-time database and sufficient expertise and time to analyse the results correctly. Whilst our database is of the highest quality and allows you to recreate screens based on the latest available data, it can never produce the same level of quality for historic data. The reason for this is that even high quality data vendors make quite a few mistakes in their quarterly income statement or balance sheet updated...[more]

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author - October 20, 2019

I'm proud to announce that we released a major upgrade to our screener and scorecard. Whilst you won't notice much difference in the user interface, we performed a significant overhaul of the backend. This new platform will provide a robust basis for new functionality and further improvements.

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author - February 12, 2019

2018 has been a year full of surprises

After beating the STOXX600 for 7 years in a row with a comfortable margin, our European portfolio underperformed. It lost -23.6% compared to a loss of -13% for the STOXX600. Where last year we were able to report an exceptional all time TWR of +517...[more]

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author - May 21, 2018
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